R | | Drama, Sport
A fateful event leads to a job in the film business for top mixed-martial arts instructor Mike Terry. Though he refuses to participate in prize bouts, circumstances conspire to force him to consider entering such a competition.
Joe Mantegna and Ricky Jay were in David Mamet's film House of Games (1987). Also, Ricky Jay and Rebecca Pidgeon were in another Mamet project called The Spanish Prisoner (1997).
Tie him up.
Mike Terry: The hands are not the issue. The fight is the issue. The battle is the issue. Who imposes the terms of the battle will impose the terms of the peace. Think he has a handicap? No. The other guy has a handicap if he cannot control himself....
When Ricardo comes out from behind the curtain the red band on his belt is on the right side. Then when the camera changes it's on the left side.
English, Portuguese, Japanese
$63,361 (USA) (4 May 2008)
$2,344,847 (USA) (13 July 2008)
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